Bank Of Kigali Appoints A Nigerian IGBOMAN, Obinna Ukwuani Her New Chief Digital Officer.

Obinna Ukwuani.

The Bank of Kigali has appointed a Nigerian man from the South-East region, Obinna Ukwuani as her new Chief Digital Officer replacing Regis Rugemanshuro who was appointed to head Rwanda Social Security Board in February this year.


The position among other things involves leading the Digital Factory division for product innovation and development in digital banking, and he is responsible for innovation such as Ikofi, a digital wallet that offers financial services with a focus on Rwandan farmers, agro-dealers, Agri-businesses and other players in the agricultural ecosystem

Obinna bring to the bank experience from entrepreneurial ventures in software, agricultural processing, and education among others.

Prior to joining Bank of Kigali, Obinna worked with Paystack, a tech startup involved in facilitating payments and holds a degree in Economics from Massachusetts Institute of Technology.

Obinna commenced work in June.